Definition of Surrendering

1. Verb. (present participle of surrender) ¹



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Definition of Surrendering

1. surrender [v] - See also: surrender

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Surrendering

surrejoin
surrejoinder
surrejoinders
surrender
surrenderable
surrendered
surrenderee
surrenderees
surrenderer
surrenderers
surrendering (current term)
surrenderor
surrenderors
surrenders
surrendre
surrendred
surrendries
surrendring
surrendry
surreplies
surreply
surreption
surreptions
surreptitious
surreptitiously

Literary usage of Surrendering

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1. A Treatise on the Bankruptcy Law of the United States by Harold Remington (1915)
"Attaching Creditor, etc., May Intervene without surrendering Property Attached.—An attaching or execution creditor may intervene and resist the petition ..."

2. La démocratie libérale by Thomas Hodgkin, Etienne Vacherot (1896)
"Despair at this ruthless deed filled the hearts of the scanty defenders of Carthage, and they were on the point of surrendering the city to the insurgents. ..."

3. The Library of American Biography by Jared Sparks (1839)
"Outlines of the Plan for surrendering West Point. — Major Andre passes in Disguise through the American Posts. —His Capture at Tarrytown. ..."

4. Diary of the American Revolution: From Newspapers and Original Documents by Frank Moore (1860)
"They accordingly appeared, and after surrendering their arms to the committee of correspondence, and being strictly ordered not to leave the town, ..."

5. The Life of William H. Seward by Frederic Bancroft (1900)
"CONTROVERSIES ABOUT surrendering FUGITIVE SLAVES, ETC. I. INTERNAL IMPROVEMENTS IN NEW YORK THE problem of internal improvements, like that of distributing ..."

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